Family Calendar & Concerts
Events under 'Church/Ministry'
Open Mic Night (Thu. Nov 20, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm)
The Center will host a free Thanksgiving Dinner and Open Mic Night for Teens on Friday, November 20th at 6:30pm at The Hub, 1303 Schoolhouse Road in New Lenox. The Center meets Thursdays at 6:30pm provides a safe hangout for area teens. For more details, please call, email or go online.
Truckload Sale (Fri. Nov 21, 2014 10:00 am - 6:00 pm)
Apostolic Life, 2107 High Cross Rd in Urbana, will host the Truckload Sale Friday and Saturday, November 14th & 15th and November 21st & 22nd from 10am-6pm. There will be an Early Bird Sale Thursday, November 13 from 4-8pm with a $1 admission. Proceeds from the sale benefit Apostolic Life Youth Ministries and the Lifeline-connect Residential Recovery Center for Men. Please call or go online for details.
Youth Group Lock-in (Fri. Nov 21, 2014 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm)
Grace Pointe Plainfield Youth Group is hosting a youth Lock-in on Friday, November 21st beginning at 7pm at Grace Pointe Church, 14210 S. Rt 30 in Plainfield. The cost is $20 for entry, snacks, and games. For details or more information please call or go online.
Annual Bazaar & Thrift Shop (Sat. Nov 22, 2014 9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
St. Christopher Church, 1501 E. Grove in Rantoul, will hold the Annual Fall Bazaar on Saturday, November 22nnd from 9am-3pm. This year the Bazaar is being expanded to include a large thrift shop. Lunch will be served at 11am. For details please call or email.
Family Night (Sat. Nov 22, 2014 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm)
Joy Assembly, 214 N. Main in Stonington, will be hosting a family night on Saturday, November 22nd at 5pm. There will be a Hotdog and Chili Dinner followed by Christian music. There is no charge for this event. Please call for details.
Stone Soup Luncheon (Sun. Nov 23, 2014 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm)
Faith United Methodist Church, 5395 Westview Lane in Lisle, will host the Stone Soup Luncheon on Sunday, November 23rd at Noon. The event is free and donations will be accepted. Please call or go online for details.
Craft Fair (Sun. Nov 23, 2014 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
Trinity Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ave and Rt 161 in Centralia, will host the Sub-Debs Bizzar Craft Fair on Sunday, November 23rd beginning at 2pm. For more details please call or email.
Thanksgiving Turkey Giveaway (Tue. Nov 25, 2014 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)
\Project Meet the Need is providing a Thanksgiving meal for hundreds of families in Champaign County on Tuesday, November 25th from 10am-Noon at Glory Center International, 1400 W. Anthony Dr in Champaign. Pre-registration is required to guarantee a food basket. Pre-registration opens Saturday, November 22nd from 10am-2pm and can be made by 1 person per household. There will also be free flu shots and health screenings provided by a local Pharmacy and free clothing. For details, please call or go online.
Thanksgiving Day Dinner (Thu. Nov 27, 2014 11:00 am - 1:00 pm)
Wabash Valley Bible Baptist Church, 2320 E. US Hwy 41 in Attica, will be serving a Free Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, November 27th from 11am-1pm. Please call for more information.
A Night of Ministry and Worship (Sat. Nov 29, 2014 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm)
Exhale is hosting We Are Destined: A Night of Ministry and Expression of Worship at the Civic Center, 200 S Illinois Ave in Carbondale, on Saturday, November 29th and doors open at 6:30pm. This event is a free and meant for anyone who does not know Jesus or wants to know Him better. Please email for more details.
Mom2Mom (Thu. Dec 4, 2014 9:02 am - 11:02 am)
The Vineyard Church, Sullivan Campus, 1805 South Hamilton in Sullivan, is hosting Mom2Mom which meets from 9-11am and continues on the 1st and 3rd Thursday throughout the school year. This ministry is for moms with children of all ages. Light breakfast will be served and childcare is available for a small fee. For more information, please email or call.
Clothing Giveaway (Sat. Dec 6, 2014 8:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Freedom Reigns in Christ Church, Rt. 40 in St. Elmo, will be collecting donated items to give away between December 1st-5th. On the 6th of December, beginning at 8am the church will then give it all away. If you would like to donate please call or email. For more details please go online.
Taizé prayer (Tue. Dec 9, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
The Sisters of Providence of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods host the monthly ecumenical Taize prayer service held in the Church of the Immaculate Conception on the second Tuesday of every month in 2014. Please call or go online for details.
Worship Night (Fri. Dec 12, 2014 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm)
Ignite Christian Church, 301 S. Broadway St in Coal City, will be hosting a Worship Night on Friday, December 12th beginning at 7pm. Please go online or call the church for details.
Healing Rooms Prayer (Sun. Dec 21, 2014 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm)
The Vineyard Church, 1500 N Lincoln Ave in Urbana, will host Healing Rooms, a ministry of prayer on Sunday, December 21st from 6:30-8pm. Each person who attends will receive prayer and encouragement. For details, please call or email.